Like the Oscars, but for books! Book Riot contributors put together some fun awards for 2017 releases, ranging from most WTF to happiest book of the year!
Angie Thomas' award winning novel The Hate U Give has been banned by a Katy, Texas school district without the usual review process.
Ebonics, Black English, slang, AAVE: a dialect often judged and deemed incorrect and improper. So what's up with AAVE in literature?